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ZAFFIRI | ZAFIRI

Sapphires is typically abruzzese, of the Pescara and Dell'aquilano, Zafiri seems to be unique and is probably the result of a mistake of transcription of the previous, should derive from the name Albanian Shafir or Saphir, you can not exclude a derivation from Arab term Shafi (mediator) intending to be the profession of the founder.

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/


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